The bold boy (Book, 2001) [Nashville Public Library]
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The bold boy

Author: Malachy Doyle; Jane Ray
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Candlewick Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
After his pea is eaten by a hen, the bold boy tries to exact justice by taking from their owners a series of increasingly larger animals.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malachy Doyle; Jane Ray
ISBN: 0763616249 9780763616243 0744575710 9780744575712
OCLC Number: 46462803
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 27 cm
Responsibility: Malachy Doyle ; illustrated by Jane Ray.


When the bold boy finds a pea, he puts it in his bag. He finds an old lady to look after the pea, but her hen eats it, so he puts the hen in his bag, "for that's the law where I come from!" This  Read more...
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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-07-24) Good Permalink

     The bold boy tries to make his own rules when it comes to protecting his property.  He takes a chicken which eats his pea, he takes a pig that chases the chicken and so on until the angry owners of these animals force him to leave. The illustrations are what make this...
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